May 11 — The city of Allen is a member of the 160-city Steering Committee of Cities Served by Oncor, a coalition that oversees requests like a DCRF. In 2011, the state legislature adopted a law in which utility companies are allowed to request an expedited, limited review rate change.
Is a policy analyst for TCAP, a coalition of cities and other political subdivisions that purchase electricity in the deregulated market for their own governmental use. Because high energy costs can impact municipal budgets and the ability to fund essential services, TCAP, as part of its mission, actively promotes affordable energy policies. High energy prices also place a burden on local businesses and home consumers.